Marine Biology and the Ocean Weather Ships,
INSTITUTE FOR MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH ENDINBURGH (SCOTLAND) OCEANOGRAPHIC LAB
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The primary objective of the laboratory during the whole of this period has been to study changes in the abundance, distribution and composition of plankton in samples collected each month along standard shipping routes in the North Sea and the North Atlantic. The apparatus used to collect these samples is called the Hardy Continuous Plankton Recorder.
- Biological Oceanography